Comparison between:
- 2020 Porsche Taycan Turbo
- 2022 BMW i4 eDrive40

Brand, model, trim, price

Information about the brand, series, model name and year, trim and price of the electric vehicle.

2020 Porsche Taycan Turbo2022 BMW i4 eDrive40
2020 Porsche Taycan Turbo2022 BMW i4 eDrive40
Model alias-i4 eDrive 40
TrimTurbo-
Model year20202022
MarketNorth America, EuropeNorth America, Europe
PriceUSD 153,510 (USA, Oct 2019)
GBP 115,858 (UK, Oct 2019)
USD 55,400 (USA, Jun 2021)
GBP 51,905 (UK, Jun 2021)

Body style, dimensions, volumes, weights.

Information about the EV body style, dimensions, clearance, volumes, curb weight, GVWR.

Body styleSedanCoupe
MaterialsSteel
Aluminium
Steel
Aluminium
Exterior colorsWhite
Black
Frozen Blue Metallic
Carrara White Metallic
Jet Black Metallic
Volcano Grey Metallic
Dolomite Silver Metallic
Gentian Blue Metallic
Mamba Green Metallic
Carmine Red
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Interior colorsBlack
Black-ChalkBeige
Black-Bordeaux Red
Graphite Blue
Black-Slate Grey
Basalt Black
Truffle Brown
Basalt Black-Atacama Beige
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Number of doors45
Number of seats45
Length195.4 in
4963 mm
188.3 in
4783 mm
Width-72.9 in
1852 mm
Width with mirrors84.4 in
2144 mm
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Width with folded mirrors77.4 in
1966 mm
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Height54.4 in
1381 mm
57.0 in
1448 mm
Wheelbase114.2 in
2900 mm
112.4 in
2856 mm
Front track67.0 in
1702 mm
63.0 in
1601 mm
Rear track65.6 in
1667 mm
64.2 in
1630 mm
Clearance-4.9 in
125 mm
Trunk volume366.0 l
12.93 ft3
0.37 m3
470.0 l
16.60 ft3
0.47 m3
Maximum trunk volume-1290.0 l
45.56 ft3
1.29 m3
Secondary trunk volume81.0 l
2.86 ft3
0.08 m3
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Curb weight5081.66 lb
2305 kg
4684.82 lb
2125 kg
Payload1267.66 lb
575 kg
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GVWR6349.31 lb
2880 kg
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Drag coefficient0.22 Cd0.24 Cd
Additional informationMaximum permissible roof load - 75 kg
Frontal area - 2.33 m²
Cd x A - 0.513 m²
Weight distribution front / rear - 45.1 / 54.9 %
Maximum axle load from / rear - 1140 / 1550 kg
Maximum trailer load braked / unbraked - 1600 / 750 kg
Maximum roofload / towbar download - 75 / 75 kg

Electric motor

Information about the model's electric motor and its performance

ManufacturerPorscheBMW
Electric motor typePermanent magnet synchronousPermanent magnet synchronous
Location of the motorFrontRear
Power160 kW
214.6 hp
217.5 ps
250 kW
335.3 hp
339.9 ps
Maximum power RPM-8000 - 17000 rpm
Torque300 Nm
30.6 kgm
221.3 ft-lb
430 Nm
43.8 kgm
317.2 ft-lb
Regenerative braking-Yes
Driving modesNormal
Sport
Range
Sport Plus
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Additional information-System power-to-weight ratio - 8.2 kg/kW
BMW 5th Gen eDrive technology

Second electric motor

Information about the model's second motor and its performance.

ManufacturerPorsche-
Motor typePermanent magnet synchronous-
LocationRear-
Power300 kW
402.3 hp
407.9 ps
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Driving modesNormal
Sport
Range
Sport Plus
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Additional featuresOverboost total maximum power with Launch Control - 500 kW / 680 ps
Overboost total maximum торяуе with Launch Control - 850 kW / 680 ps
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Performance

Information about the top speed and acceleration of the model.

Top speed161.6 mph
260.0 km/h
118.1 mph
190.0 km/h
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h3.20 s5.70 s
Acceleration from 80 to 120 km/h1.90 s-
Acceleration from 0 to 60 mph3.00 s-
Additional informationAcceleration 0-99 mph (0-160 km/h) with Launch Control - 6.9 s
Acceleration 0-124 mph (0-200 km/h) with Launch Control - 10.6 s
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Driving range

Information about the official driving range of the model according to EPA, NEDC, WPTL.

Driving rangeEPA: 201.0 mi / 323.5 km
WLTP: 279.0 mi / 449.0 km
WLTP: 308.0 mi / 495.7 km
WLTP: 366.6 mi / 590.0 km

Energy efficiency

Information about the energy efficiency of the model in various measurement units according to EPA, NEDC, WPTL.

Energy efficiencyNEDC, CMB: 26 kWh/100 km
EPA, CMB: 49 kWh/100 mi
EPA, CTY: 68 MPGe
EPA, CMB: 69 MPGe
EPA, HWY: 71 MPGe
WLTP, CTY: 23 kWh/100 km
WLTP, HWY: 26.7 kWh/100 km
WLTP, CMB: 20 kWh/100 km

Energy class

Information about the energy class of the electric car.

Energy classA+A+

Steering

Information about the type of the steering mechanism of the model and related features.

Type of steering mechanismRack and pinionRack and pinion
Type of power steeringElectronicElectronic
Turning circle11.7 m
38.39 ft
12.5 m
41.01 ft
Additional informationAlso available with rear-axle steering (RAS) with power steering plus
Steering ratio - 15.5:1 (centre position) to 9.3:1
Steering ratio (RAS) - 14.2:1 (centre position) to 9.3:1
Turning circle (RAS) - 11.2 m
Optional variable sport steering
Steering ratio - 15.5:1

Transmission

Information about the transmission of the model.

Type of transmission-Automatic single-speed reduction gear
DrivetrainAll-wheel drive (AWD)Rear-wheel drive (RWD)
Axle ratio-8.774
Additional informationFront-axle - single-speed automatic transmission
Rear-axle - two-speed automatic transmission
Electric all-wheel drive with adjustable momentum distribution
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Suspension

Information about the system of components that connects the wheels and axles to the chassis.

Front suspensionAdaptive air suspension
Anti-roll bar (stabilizer link / stabilizer bar)
Independent
Double wishbone
Air springs
Double-joint spring strut axle
Hydraulically damped torque strut bearing
Rear suspensionAdaptive air suspension
Anti-roll bar (stabilizer link / stabilizer bar)
Independent
Multi-link
Air springs
Five-link axle
Optional air suspension with automatic self-levelling

Brakes

Information about the brake system used on this model.

Front brakesVentilated discsVentilated discs
Rear brakesVentilated discsVentilated discs
Additional informationSteel with Tungsten Carbide Coating
White callipers
Front brakes diameter - 415 mm
Front brakes thickness - 40 mm
Rear brakes diameter - 365 mm
Rear brakes thickness - 28 mm
Specially-coated PSCB steel brakes
Carbon-ceramic brakes are optional
10-piston aluminium monobloc fixed brake callipers at the front
4-piston aluminium monobloc fixed brake callipers at the rear
Front - four-piston fixed calipers
Rear - single-piston floating calipers

Rims

Information about the rims available for this electric car.

Rims9Jx20 ET54
11Jx20 ET60
7.5Jx17

Tyres

Information about the tyres available for this electric vehicle.

Tyres245/45R20 103Y
285/40R20 108Y
255/55R17 101Y

Battery

Specifications and features of the rechargeable battery that powers this vehicle.

ManufacturerLG Chem-
Type of rechargeable batteryLithium-IonLithium-Ion
Battery capacity93.4 kWh83.9 kWh
Number of cells396-
Number of modules33-
Voltage800 V398.5 V
Weight1388.91 lb
630 kg
1212.54 lb
550 kg
LocationUnder the floor, middleUnder the floor, middle
CoolingWater-based coolant circulationWater-based coolant circulation
Minimum ambient temperature-35 °C
-31 °F
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Maximum ambient temperature45 °C
113 °F
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Additional informationUsable capacity - 83.7 kWh
12 cells per module
Net battery capacity - 80.9 kWh
Prismatic cells

Charging type

Information about the different types of charging of this specific electric car.

Charging typeAC charging, 11 kW
DC charging, 50 kW
DC charging, 270 kW
Wallbox, 11 kW
DC fast charging, 210 kW

Onboard charger/Charging port

Information about the onboard charger(s)/charging port(s) available on this electric vehicle.

Onboard charger/Charging portOnboard charger, Type 2 CCS2, 11 kW
Onboard charger, Type 2, 11 kW
Onboard charger, Type 2 CCS2, 7.4 kW
Onboard charger, Type 2 CCS2, 11 kW

Charging time

Information about the estimated charging time for this EV depending on the various type of charging it supports.

Charging timeDC charging at 270 kW, 0:16-0:23
DC charging at 50 kW, 1:24-1:33
AC charging at 11 kW, 8:30-9:00
DC fast charging, 0:31
Wallbox 11 kW, 8:30

Additional features

A list of standard and optional exterior and interior features of the model.

Additional features3-point automatic seat belts with pre-tentioners (S)
Active bonnet system (S)
Auto hold function (S)
Brake pad wear indicator (S)
Collision and brake assist (S)
Cruise control including adaptive speed limiter (S)
Curtain airbags along entire roof frame and side windows from A-pillar to C-pillar (S)
Doors with integrated side impact protection (S)
Driver personalisation (S)
Electric parking brake (S)
Full-size airbags for driver and front passenger (S)
Immobiliser with remote central locking, alarm system with radar-based interior surveillance (S)
Integrated Porsche 4D chassis control (S)
ISOFIX (S)
Keyless start (S)
Knee airbags for driver and front passenger (S)
Lane Keeping Assist including Traffic Sign Recognition (S)
Manual adjustment of seat belt height for driver and front passenger seats (S)
Multi-collision brake (S)
ParkAssist (front and rear) with visual and audible warning (S)
Porsche Intelligent Range Manager (S)
Porsche Recuperation Management (PRM) (S)
Porsche Stability Management (PSM) vehicle stability system with ABS (S)
Porsche Torque Vectoring Plus (PTV Plus) (S)
Porsche Traction Management (PTM) (S)
Porsche Vehicle Tracking System Plus (S)
Range Mode for the activation of efficiency-orientated settings (S)
Roll-over detection for activation of curtain airbags and seat belt pre-tensioners (S)
Seat belt warning system for all seats (S)
Side airbags in front (S)
Sport Mode for the activation of dynamic performance settings including Launch Control (S)
Tyre pressure monitoring (TPM) (S)
16.8-inch curved display (S)
Centre Console with Direct Touch Control (S)
Digital radio (S)
Porsche Communication Management for navigation, voice control, audio (S)
Porsche Connect with Apple CarPlay (S)
14 x speakers with BOSE Surround Sound System and 710 Watts output (S)
2 x USB-C charge ports and 12V electric socket in the rear (S)
2 x USB-C connectivity and charge ports and a 12V electric socket in the centre console (S)
Active carbon fine dust filter (S)
Advanced climate control (2-zone) (S)
Parking Pre-climatisation including pre-conditioning of the battery (S)
Thermally insulated glass all round (S)
Heat pump (S)
60:40 rear bench split (S)
Comfort front seats (14-way electric) with memory package (S)
Integrated front headrests (S)
Rear seats with 2 seats in single-seat look (S)
Seat heating (front and rear) (S)
Two integrated cupholders, front and rear (S)
Multi-function sports steering wheel in leather (S)
Auto-deploying door habdles (S)
Heated rear screen with auto-off function (S)
Sun visors for driver and front passenger (S)
Windscreen wiper system including rain sensor and washer jets (S)
Electrically adjustable and heated exterior mirrors, aspherical on driver's side (S)
4-point LED daytime running lights (S)
Automatic headlight activation including 'Welcome Home' lighting (S)
Automatically dimming interior and exterior mirrors (S)
Illuminated vanity mirrors for driver and front passenger (S)
LED interior lighting concept (S)
LED Matrix headlights (S)
Light strip (S)
Porsche Dynamic Light System Plus (PDLS Plus) (S)
Third brake light (S)
Smooth finish leather (S)
ARB technology (bear-actuator wheel slip limitation) (S)
Automatic Brake System (ABS) (S)
Automatic Stability Control (ASC) (S)
Belt latch tensioner and force limiter on front seats (S)
Cornering Brake Control (CBC) (S)
Crash sensors (S)
Drive-off Assistant (S)
Driver and front passenger front airbags (S)
Driver and front passenger side airbags (S)
Dry Braking function (S)
Dynamic Brake Control (DBC) (S)
Dynamic Stability Control (DSC) (S)
Dynamic Traction Control (DTC) (S)
Fading compensation (S)
Front and rear seats head airbargs (S)
Hill Descent Control (HDC) (S)
Performance control (S)
Three-point inertia-reel seatbelts on all seats (S)
Trailer stability control (S)
Tyre pressure indicator (S)
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